garda

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See also: Garda, gardă, gardā, and gárda

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Irish garda; doublet of guard.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: gar‧da

Noun[edit]

garda (plural gardai)

  1. (Ireland) A member of the national police force of the Republic of Ireland, the Gardaí.

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡaʁ.da/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

garda

  1. third-person singular past historic of garder

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese guarda, probably a back-formation from gardar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

garda f (plural gardas)

  1. guard, watchman, escort
  2. (collective, military) guard, squad
  3. (collective) police
  4. (uncountable) guard; watch
  5. (uncountable) protection; keep; custody

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

garda

  1. third-person singular present indicative of gardar
  2. second-person singular imperative of gardar

References[edit]

  • garda” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • garda” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • garda” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • garda” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • garda” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

garda

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌰𐍂𐌳𐌰

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese guarda, guardar, from Old Portuguese guardar, from Medieval Latin wardō, from Frankish *wardōn, from Proto-Germanic *wardāną (to guard), from Proto-Indo-European *wer- (to heed, defend). Doublet of gardu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡar.da]
  • Hyphenation: gar‧da

Noun[edit]

garda (first-person possessive gardaku, second-person possessive gardamu, third-person possessive gardanya)

  1. guard, person who or thing that protects something.
    Synonym: pengawal

Compounds[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French guarde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

garda m (genitive singular garda, nominative plural gardaí)

  1. police officer, patrolman
  2. escort
  3. guard

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: garda

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
garda gharda ngarda
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "garda" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “garda” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

garda

  1. genitive singular masculine form of gards
  2. nominative singular feminine form of gards

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French garde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

garda f

  1. crossguard, quillon
    Synonym: jelec
  2. (boxing) guard (way in which boxers position their hands in their stance)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • garda in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • garda in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

garda f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of gardă

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡâːrda/
  • Hyphenation: gar‧da

Noun[edit]

gȃrda f (Cyrillic spelling га̑рда)

  1. guard (of a sovereign or an army commander)

Declension[edit]